Full-Time

Senior Systems Design Engineer

Redwood Materials

Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Lithium-ion refinement & component manufacturer

Energy

Senior

McCarran, NV, USA

Required Skills
Python
MATLAB
Autodesk CFD
Data Analysis
FEM/FEA
Requirements
  • M.S. in Mechanical/Chemical/Electrical Engineering, Physics, or equivalent experience
  • At least seven years of experience in Systems Design Engineering and first-principles modeling, preferably involving multi-physics simulations
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or simulation software packages, and functional software engineering skills
  • Working knowledge of Simulink, Matlab, and/or FEA / CFD modeling tools
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and thermodynamics first principles and fundamentals
  • Exposure to complex system design
  • Self-motivated, hands-on attitude, with a willingness to contribute at all levels
  • Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place
Responsibilities
  • Implementing complex system design models which integrate mechanical, thermal, chemical, and control theories of operation, likely in custom software
  • Integrate live data from the factory floor into such models and implement functionality to detect anomalies of failing equipment in the plant
  • Navigate a highly cross-functional landscape of engineers to gather requirements, and work with stakeholders to provide solutions as they are required
  • Provide modeling support to optimize plant efficiency
  • Apply knowledge of motors, pumps, sensors, actuators, and thermodynamic systems to accurately model plant behavior in custom software / Simulink / Matlab and/or other modeling tools
  • Provide high-level control strategy design, informed by simulation and data analytics

Redwood's mission is to build a circular supply chain to power a sustainable world and accelerate the reduction of fossil fuels. The company is localizing a global supply battery chain and producing anode and cathode components in the U.S. for the first time, while also reducing environmental impact, cost, and supply chain risks.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$3.8B

Headquarters

Carson City, Nevada

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

20%

1 year growth

44%

2 year growth

217%
INACTIVE